Features of the Japanese cuisine
Japanese cuisine is considered one of the most ancient. It was a reflection of religious traditions and geographical situation of the country. For many Japanese dishes are the epitome of…

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Christmas traditions
This is the most favorite and bright holiday and new year's holidays, lasting from 28 December to 4 January, are days of rest for everyone. Stops at this time practically…

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Table Setting in a Japanese style. Photos, ideas and tips

Sushi bars and Japanese restaurants flooded European cities, and all sorts of Japanese dishes appeared on the menus of many cafés and food delivery services at home. More and more people are imbued with Eastern traditions and culture, but limited to whether the diversity of dietary habits of the Japanese people eating with chopsticks chopsticks sake, rice and seafood? Of course, no. Japanese tradition is extensive, multifaceted and very complicated, for almost every actions has its own rules, they define what should be the dining table, how to sit, how to hold the sticks, what and in what order is, what utensils to serve a particular dish and what dishes will suit any guest.

Perhaps, like serving seem prudish. However, despite this attention to detail, is appreciated in Japan the beauty of contrasts. For example, the tables can get dishes of various sizes and geometric shapes. The apparent asymmetry of square serving dishes goes well with round, deep with flat, low and high. All must be harmony and balance, so the dishes and food on it should be placed in a certain way, so, I put a square plate diamond design, and complement round bowls. Following the same logic, treats rounded served on square plates and rectangular trays.

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South Korea. Country information

What can be likened to a journey as such? One of the options – musical compositions; “consumer goods” is perceived easily and without difficulty, for the assimilation of the serious tracks required some experience. A trip to South Korea – the real VIP entertainment, usually in this country are not sent immediately in his first foreign tour.

It is a country in East Asia occupying the entire Peninsula. The name of South Korea is not official, although in the media most often this option. For centuries, the Republic of Korea sought independence from Japan and China, and therefore the influence of these countries in Korea is extremely noticeable.

Koreans practice Buddhism and Christianity, approximately half of the population indifferent to religion. The official language is Korean. English is not spoken widely, so before buying a round in South Korea better to get a PhraseBook.

Than to pay in Korea?

The national currency is the Korean won. In some shops or on the market you can pay off the US$, although in supermarkets or hotels, foreign currency not accepted. It is best to “share” at the airport of arrival, it is necessary to remember that for the importation of amounts over $10,000 require the Declaration.

The Climate Of South Korea

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